Fresh cilantro and jalapenos ramp up ranch salad dressing into something memorable. Ideal dressing for popular BBQ Chicken Salad.
|1 pkg.||Foothill Farms Ranch Salad Dressing Mix (regular-V400 or no MSG-V402)|
|2 cups||finely chopped fresh cilantro|
|2 cups||minced jalapeno|
In large mixing bowl add ranch salad dressing mix to buttermilk. Mix well with wire whisk or electric mixer at low speed.
Add mayonnaise and continue mixing at low speed about 2 minutes until smooth.
Add cilantro and jalapenos and mix in at low speed until combined.
Refrigerate 3-4 hours so dressing will thicken. Stir before using. Store in refrigerator.
NOTE: This dressing can be made "light" or "fat free" by using 3 qts. buttermilk and 1 qt. light or fat free mayonnaise.